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Robinson

Code SSC50680 (SSC)
People 573
Male 296
Female 277
Median age 45
Families 166
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 234
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,138
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,465
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 573 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 296 51.7 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 277 48.3 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 1.9 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 573 people in Robinson (State Suburbs) of these 51.7% were male and 48.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.9% of the population.

Age Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 3.2 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 39 6.8 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 38 6.7 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 50 8.8 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 27 4.7 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 16 2.8 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 15 2.6 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 32 5.6 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 41 7.2 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 54 9.5 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 64 11.2 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 49 8.6 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 49 8.6 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 27 4.7 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 14 2.5 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 16 2.8 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 15 2.6 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 1.2 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Robinson (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 263 55.0 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 19 4.0 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 38 7.9 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 22 4.6 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 136 28.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Robinson (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.0% were married and 11.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Robinson (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 235 55.6 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 36 8.5 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 152 35.9 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Robinson (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 52 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Robinson (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 52 years.

Education Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 6 4.1 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 50 33.8 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 2.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 11 7.4 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 17 11.5 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 5 3.4 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 9 6.1 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 19 12.8 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 8.1 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 13 8.8 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 148 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Robinson (State Suburbs) 26.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 42.4% were in primary school, 20.5% in secondary school and 23.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 448 78.2 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 145 26.4 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 46 8.4 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 60 10.9 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 299 54.4 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Robinson (State Suburbs), 54.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 166 51.9 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 109 34.1 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 35 10.9 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 10 3.1 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 320 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 320 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Robinson (State Suburbs). Of these 51.9% were employed full time, 34.1% were employed part-time and 3.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 44 14.2 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 32 10.3 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 35 11.3 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 39 12.6 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 128 41.3 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Robinson (State Suburbs), 14.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Robinson (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

Occupation Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 588 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,542 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,138 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Robinson (State Suburbs) was $588.

Travel to work, top responses Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 379 79.6 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 127 26.7 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 71 14.9 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 119 24.9 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Robinson (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.7% provided care for children and 14.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 106 22.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 117 24.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 88 18.5 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 66 13.9 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Robinson (State Suburbs), 24.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.9% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 69 41.3 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 71 42.5 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 24 14.4 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.8 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Robinson (State Suburbs), 42.5% were couple families with children, 41.3% were couple families without children and 14.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.6 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.4 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Robinson (State Suburbs) 13.6% of single parents were male and 86.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,218 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,125 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Robinson (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,125 and those without children was $2,218.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 22 15.2 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 2.1 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 42 29.0 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 19 13.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 5.5 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 25 17.2 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 15 10.3 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 11 7.6 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Robinson (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.1% had both employed part-time and 29.0% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 209 90.1 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 23 9.9 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Robinson (State Suburbs), 90.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 205 98.6 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 1.4 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Robinson (State Suburbs), 98.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 2.4 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 33 15.8 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 83 39.7 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 88 42.1 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Robinson (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.4% had 1 bedroom, 15.8% had 2 bedrooms and 39.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 100 48.1 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 80 38.5 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 24 11.5 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.9 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Robinson (State Suburbs), 48.1% were owned outright, 38.5% were owned with a mortgage and 11.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 165 78.6 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 40 19.0 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 2.4 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Robinson (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.6% were family households, 19.0% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.3 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.6 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Robinson (State Suburbs), 21.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.6% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.5 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.5 -- 8.9 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,465 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.6 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.4 -- 10.2 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
None 3 1.4 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 50 23.7 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 80 37.9 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 73 34.6 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 2.4 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Robinson (State Suburbs), 23.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 66.7 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 4 33.3 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 35 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Robinson (State Suburbs), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 66.7%) were male and 4 (or 33.3%) were female. The median age was 35 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Robinson (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Robinson % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Robinson (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data | These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats | For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2011 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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